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Should Vitor Belfort have been disqualified for punching Akiyama in the back of the head/neck twice?

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  1. flakxd Green Belt

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    Yes or no


    And how the hell do I start a poll?

    And wtf, am I in desktop or mobile version, I don't even know.....?? How can I switch, I can't even see.
     
  2. Dragon Punch Black Belt

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    Possibly. There were a couple of really bad ones.

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  3. fbgn sweeeet kosher transvestite Banned

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    glad he at least got taken off the peds
     
  4. Brock Tober Brown Belt

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    This here is a solid thread.
     
  5. Rex Kwon Do ál-ḥámdúlílláh

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    No, because he was doing that for our sake. He didn't want to damage Sex's face. It's not like any of us jack off to the back of his head (or do we?).

    We should be thanking him, not criticizing him.
     
  6. Scheme Black Belt

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    Hendo/Fedor was worse
     
  7. danny23 Black Belt

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    Yes,but it's not the only time he has done it.

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  8. Jawth Silver Belt

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    No, because the fight was already over.

    Fined maybe, but it didn't alter the outcome of the fight so no DQ or NC.
     
  9. HOLA Red Belt

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    ohhh, you Fedor cry babies.

    It all worked out after Fedor cheated against Lindland.
     
  10. James Baller Black Belt Double Yellow Card

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    The referees made the right calls. Obviously the guy who should have won, won.
     
  11. James Baller Black Belt Double Yellow Card

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    Awesome knockout.
     
  12. danny23 Black Belt

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    It's back of the head.
     
  13. UJustGotChaeld Steel Belt

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    I am torn because Vitor was winning anyways, so no, but some of those are so blatant and dangerous, so yes. There should have been some punishment.
     
  14. Dart Feld Steel Belt

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    You have to be really really blatant for a ref to DQ you for back of the head shots.

    (Exception being Yamasaki)
     
  15. Blayt7hh Steel Belt

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    What fight is this? What did the ref do? Some of those that happen are forgivable because they're in the midst of a chaotic finish and their opponents are rolling all over trying to get away but that is incredibly blatant

    The refs really don't enforce it very often though
     
  16. Roop Holstry Red Belt

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    The only back of the head shot was the one hammer fist after Franklin was already out. Never had a problem with it and I was rooting for Rich when that happened.
     
  17. BokaBokte Brown Belt

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    I say yes, as a fan.
     
  18. jx820 Red Belt

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    Yeah, that definitely makes my list of cheap shit every fighter should do because you will almost certainly not get popped for it.
     
  19. Medical Marijuana Man Buddah Buddah Buddah Double Yellow Card

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    He landed 1 shot to the back of the head and Franklin was already out so it didn't really matter.
     
  20. Dart Feld Steel Belt

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    Kiichi Kunimoto vs Luiz Jorge Dutra Jr. from the Tarec/Hyun Gyu Lim card. The funny thing is Luiz actually celebrated, excessively at that, before they explained to him he was getting DQ'd for blatant back of the head shots.
     

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